by Madeline Marr
The use of niraparib in women receiving treatment for platinum-sensitive recurrent ovarian cancer did not adversely affect quality of life (QoL), according to a study published in The Lancet Oncology.
An international team of researchers led … Read more
Don’t delay platinum-based chemotherapy in favor of single-agent non-platinum-based chemotherapy in patients with partially platinum-sensitive ovarian cancer, Italian researchers advised.
Introducing non-platinum chemotherapy to prolong the platinum-free interval (PFI) in patients with progressing ovarian cancer who experience disease recurrence, or … Read more
Avastin (bevacizumab) gained an expanded FDA approval to treat patients with platinum-sensitive recurrent ovarian cancer as a part of a combination regimen with chemotherapy followed by continued use of the angiogenesis inhibitor, according to the drug developer, Genentech.
The approval … Read more